>Pacers Off Until Friday

(Indianapolis, IN) — The Pacers are off until Friday when they host the Hawks to open the second half of the NBA season. Indiana entered the All-Star break with a three-game winning streak and fifth in the East at 33-and-25 overall. Atlanta is tied for the worst record in the league at 18-and-41. The Pacers won the first of the four meetings between the teams this season.

>>NFL Scouting Combine Approaching

(Indianapolis, IN) — The NFL Scouting Combine is returning to Indianapolis next week at Lucas Oil Stadium. Executives from every team in the league will arrive in Indy to scout the top NFL prospects. The 2018 NFL Draft begins on April 26th at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

>>Butler Will Host Creighton For Senior Night

(Indianapolis, IN) — It will be senior night as Butler hosts Creighton tonight in a Big East game. Tipoff is 6:00 at Hinkle Fieldhouse. Seniors Kelan Martin and Tyler Wideman will be honored. The Bulldogs lost by 11 points to Creighton last month in Omaha. Creighton is 19-and-8 overall and 8-and-6 in the Big East. Butler is 18-and-10 and 8-and-7. Butler snapped a three-game skid on Saturday with a 69-54 victory over Providence.

>>College Hoops Roundup

(Undated) — Elsewhere in college hoops, Notre Dame lost 77-74 to Miami last night in South Bend. The Irish dropped to 16-and-12 overall and to 6-and-9 in the ACC. Indiana will play tonight at Nebraska in a Big Ten matchup. Number-nine Purdue will play Thursday at Illinois. Indiana State will host Evansville tomorrow. Valparaiso hosts Northern Iowa in a MVC game tonight. The Crusaders are 14-and-15 for the season and 5-and-11 in the Valley.